Near Franconia in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Fitzhugh Lee
Erected 2004 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E 125.)
Location. 38° 47.335′ N, 77° 6.774′ W. Marker is near Franconia, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is on Franconia Road (Route 644) east of Craft Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance of the Mark Twain Middle School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4700 Franconia Rd, Alexandria VA 22310, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rose Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Rose Hill Raid (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bush Hill (approx. one mile away); Saint Mark's Episcopal Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Lake Cook (approx. 1.4 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Biography of Maj. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee. From the Spanish-American War Centennial Site (Submitted on March 12, 2006.)
2. War on Horseback. by Dee Brown (Submitted on March 12, 2006.)
Categories. • War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,885 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 12, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.